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    Richard Brinsley Sheridan. The Rivals. New York and London: White and Allen, 1889.

    First edition limited to 150 copies numbered on a limitation page bound in front. Folio. 61 pages. Four aquarelles and 38 additional black-and-white illustrations by Frank M. Gregory.

    Beautiful original half-vellum and red cloth beveled boards with illustrations and titles stamped in gilt on the spine and front board. Top edge gilt. Edges untrimmed. A few stains to vellum and two water rings on the cloth of the front board. One aquarelle plate loose, else contents tight and bright. In the original cloth-lined matching box as issued. Box lid corners split. Very good.


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